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Blown Away Experiences

West Sands, St Andrews KY16 9XL, Scotland
+44 7784 121125
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Fun Activities for all ages

We enjoyed our two-hour land sailing experience and had a grand time playing in the sand/waves on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JspencerCO
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Colorado
Tremendous fun!

We were here on a stag do and had a brilliant time! The land-yachting is great fun and it is easy... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ScottishTemplar
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Blown Away is a mobile outdoor experience company which specializes in beach based activities. which include Landyachting, Beach Kayaking, Zapcatting, Beach Olympics and many more. Action takes place on sandy beaches and shorelines around Scotland.
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West Sands, St Andrews KY16 9XL, Scotland
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+44 7784 121125

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our two-hour land sailing experience and had a grand time playing in the sand/waves on our sunny day! The only complaint was we needed more wind! :-) For the guys, it was a harder day to land sail but all the women and...More

Thank JspencerCO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here on a stag do and had a brilliant time! The land-yachting is great fun and it is easy to get the hang of it. Water kayaking was superb - brilliant fun surfing the big waves. The water was even strangely warm! The...More

Thank ScottishTemplar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my wife went paddle boarding for the first time in St.Andrews with Guy and Jamie from Blown Away Experience. While it was a very windy day which made it challenging for 1st timer paddle boarders it was brilliant fun. Both Guy and Jamie...More

Thank Kenneth H
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We all went up for the land yacht experience. Their was 5 in the group. It was a great day out, running up & down the beach. It was easy when you figured out what you were doing. Great solo or as friends. Will go...More

Thank whabam
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Signed up for a beginner paddle board session with Blown Away, joined up with four others on West Sands and after a briefing session we were soon paddle boarding out around the coast seeing St Andrews from the sea. Jamie and Guy (The guys who...More

Thank chrisbrinsmead
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We went as a surprise for my husbands birthday. He thought it was ace! The twin instructors were brilliant- just the right balance of patience and cheeky banter. I kept getting stuck as I took the corners but with their support I was encouraged to...More

Thank SchoolySuz
Reviewed 31 October 2016

While in St. Andrews we tried our hand in land yachting. Jamie McKenzie is a hoot. Laid back and always smiling, even when you do something like lean back and topple your sail. We got sand everywhere and wet through and through, but had the...More

Thank ZURHOLL
Reviewed 6 October 2016

I was with the Blown Away team for an afternoon of land yachting on the beautiful West Sands beach up in St Andrews. After managing to arrive late with the wind dropping I was a reluctant client, sceptical that there would be enough wind but...More

Thank Deborah P
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Spent a great morning land yachting with the whole family. 2 adults and 4 kids aged from 13 to 7 years. Tricky to start with but lots of fun and the Instructors were a good laugh too.

Thank Justine7058
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The sand yachting and beach bride olympics for my daughters hen party at the weekend was brilliant! Jamie and Guy were great fun and made everyone feel so welcome even the hens who weren't taking part. Great banter, great mocktails and cup-cakes too! Would highly...More

Thank memac-mountain
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